A man struck two women Friday night while trying to rob the home of his estranged wife.

New Orleans police said, Germeiko Batiste, 25, attempted to rob her house on the 6100 lock of Todd Place around 10:54 p.m. Friday.

Batiste entered the house through an unlocked door and struck the victim twice threatening to shot her, police said.

Batiste struck her two sisters who tried to intervene before he fled the scene, police said.

An arrest warrant has been issued for his arrest.